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The 'Chainmail Bikini' Success Story: Challenging Sexism in Gaming and Comics

The 'Chainmail Bikini' Success Story: Challenging Sexism in Gaming and Comics

By Hans Rollman

27 Jul 2016 // 3:00 AM

A growing array of writers are challenging previously dominant tropes of misogyny, sexuality, and whiteness; 40 of them can be found here. ...

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Teen Manga Tackle Tough Topics

By Hans Rollman

9 Jun 2016 // 2:15 AM

From deafness to gender identity, teen manga offer rewarding and complex treatments of fraught issues....

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TV show 'Lucifer' Is Morbidly Fascinating and Perversely Entertaining>

Fox has taken Lucifer, one of the most intellectually complicated and morally challenging properties in the DC Comics library, and made a TV show. Naturally, they turned it into a police procedural....

Fantagraphics Artist Daniel Clowes Takes on Gender Inequality in Comics Establishment>

A Who's Who and What's What of 'Gotham's' Second Season + Harley Quinn>

'Supergirl's' Melissa Benoist Flies Toward an Audience and Network Expecting Heroics>

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"PopMatters (est. 1999) is a respected source for smart long-form reading on a wide range of topics in culture. PopMatters serves as…

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